Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Record of The Year & More Grammy Winners

The 2016 Grammy Awards aired last night and 'Uptown Funk' by Mark Ronson & Bruno Mars took home one of the top prizes of the night -"Record of The Year".  The single spent 14 consecutive weeks at number one on the Billboard charts in 2015. Mr. Ronson & Mr. Mars also won the Grammy for "Best Pop Duo Performance". The pair beat out formidable competition in both categories. 'Uptown Funk' is available on the Freegal Music site with your library card.


More Grammy winners that you can access on Freegal include:

Meghan Trainor- Best New Artist

Tony Bennett, Silver Lining- Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

D'Angelo & The Vanguard, Really Love- Best R&B Song

D'Angelo & The Vanguard, Black Messiah- Best R&B Album

Paul Avgerinos, Grace-Best New Age Album

Christian McBride, Cherokee-Best Improvised Jazz Solo

Cecile McLorin Salvant, For One To Love- Best Jazz Vocal Album

Kirk Franklin, Wanna Be Happy?- Best Gospel Song

Pitbull, Dale- Best Latin Rock Album

The Fairfield Four, Still Rockin' My Soul- Best Roots Gospel Album

Ricky Martin, A Quien Quiera Escuchar- Best Latin Pop Album

Jason Isbell, Something More Than Free-Best Americana Album

Roger Waters, Amused To Death-Best Surround Sound Album

Buddy Guy, Born To Play Guitar- Best Blues Album

Jason Isbell, 24 Frames-Best American Roots Song

Israel & Newbreed, Covered: Alive In Asia- Best Gospel Album

Pentatonix, Dance of The Sugar Plum Fairy-Best Arrangement, A Capella or Instrumental


Grammy Lifetime Achievement Awards:

All seven of the artists who were honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards at the 2016 Grammys have music on Freegal:

 
   



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